Parry Liyanage

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Parry Liyanage
Allegiance Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
Service/branch Sri Lanka Army
Rank Brigadier
Commands held Quartermaster-General,
Adjutant General
Battles/wars Sri Lankan Civil War,
Insurrection 1987-89

Brigadier R. Parry Liyanage was a Sri Lankan military officer, athlete and coach, who was the former Quartermaster-General and former Adjutant General of the Sri Lanka Army. He was the National record holder for shot put, Senior Vice President of the Athletic Association of Sri Lanka and National Athletic Coach.[1]

Educated at Royal College, Colombo, he joined the army after leaving school.